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Address: 38, Gukjesijang 2-gil, Jung-gu, Busan 48946, South Korea
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Lots of stalls

This is quite a huge market. It looks more like stall rather than market. It's lane after lane. They sell quite a number of things.. shoes, clothings, umbrellas, hardware, cooking... read more

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Singapore, Singapore
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72 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW via mobile

This is quite a huge market. It looks more like stall rather than market. It's lane after lane. They sell quite a number of things.. shoes, clothings, umbrellas, hardware, cooking stuff and lots of it.. the market was not fully opened when we started at 9:30am. So we could only browse through those that were already opened. Lots of shopping... More 

Thank Nicoleng23
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96 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A local traditional market selling local street food like tteokbokki, eomuk and kimbap that is along the BIFF Square and Jagalchi market. Go there to have some street food while shopping around BIFF Square.

Thank LynnLim85
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86 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

It's just another market but it is interesting to just look at people's life here. There are pretty much elderly in this area. A place where you can pop by and just take a look. A little different from the markets that we have in Singapore.

Thank Josephine S
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Nothing much to do in busan so we decided to walk, was contemplating between gukje or bujeon market bur bujeon sells more fresh food and this one has more dry items like souvenirs etc so we came here. Lots of street food. Took us less than half an hour to finish this tourist spot but it's ok. Can visit if... More 

2 Thank 601mellisal
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64 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

It is just an area cater for locals to purchase local products, nothing spectacular about this place.

Thank Danny C
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68 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Located near BIFF Square and Jagalchi Market, this area is a haven to shop for local souvenirs and street food. This market also gives you a good taste of the local culture in Busan.

Thank thetravellingfugu
Singapore, Singapore
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236 reviews
106 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Gukje market is well organized. You will find on each alley street a different type or product being sold - well mostly anyway. So there would be a street full of vendors for men's clothing and leather products, then one for ladies' shoes etc. There is even a street that is lined with jewelry & watch stallholders (it's next to... More 

Thank Melvin M
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12 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Located at Nampodong area, near BIFF square and Jagalchi Market. You can visit all these 3 places at the same time sched. Lots of items to chose from, originals likewise fakes. When buying originals at genuine stores, look for shops that offers "tax free" to non-korean customers as not all shops have this offer.

1 Thank Khar M
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79 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I was truly amazed by the street food here. So many kinds of street food sold here with very affordable price. This place located near Nampo and other market that why if you only have short time to visit Busan, you can go here after or before going to Nampo area

Thank naomiind
Corsicana, Texas
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is the place to go if you want to see the local culture, you can find just about everything you could want from local food to fashion. Street food is everywhere and is very fresh. You can even buy alcohol and cigarettes from within the market. Plan to spend a couple of hours here to see everything it has... More 

Thank Eric D

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